BOC Aviation Leases Two Airbus A330-300 Aircraft to Eva Air
Tuesday, 06 October 2015
EVA Air, a Star Alliance member, established in 1989 as Taiwan's first privately owned international airline. It is part of the Evergreen Group and a sister company to global container-shipping Evergreen Line. It operate a fleet of close to 70 Boeing and Airbus aircraft to more than 60 international destinations throughout Asia, Oceania, Europe and North America, including 29 destinations in China.
BOC Aviation Pte. Ltd. (“BOC Aviation”) announced an order of two Airbus A330-300 aircraft for a long-term lease from EVA Airways Corporation (“EVA Air”), to be delivered during 2017.
This order is in addition to the two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft and twelve Airbus A321 aircraft provided earlier to EVA Air by the Singapore-based Bank of China subsidiary; of which six A321 aircraft that have already been delivered and the remainder to be delivered over the next two years.
Robert Martin, managing director and chief executive officer of BOC Aviation, said, “We are proud of our strong relationship with EVA Air, which dates back to 1994.
“EVA Air has entrenched its position as a leading Asian carrier and we are committed to supporting the airline in its fleet and network expansion plans.”
Austin Cheng EVA Air president added “We are pleased to once again work with BOC Aviation in the efficient management of our fleet growth.
“BOC Aviation’s industry insight and expertise in delivering comprehensive fleet solutions are valuable tools for us as we continue to expand our service network and deliver an excellent product to our passengers worldwide.”